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PHS escapes WSHS with 3-point win

December 4, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer DAYTON – Preston played one game this last week but it was a good one. The cross-county rivalry with West Side is alive and kicking and this time around the Indians prevailed. On Friday, Nov. 30, Preston was able to pull off a 44-41 win against a more...

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WS girls defeat Beavers

December 4, 2012
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By CONNOR WALDRON WS sports writer The West Side girls defeated the American Falls Beavers on Wednesday, Nov. 28, in a close game 38-35. Britani Moser commented on the game saying, “even though that game showed us some of our weak points, it also showed us our strong points. It always feels good to...

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Drop two: Indian girls improving despite losses

December 4, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Lady Indians played Saturday, Dec. 1, in Malad and came away with a 45-31 loss to the Dragons. On Thursday, Nov. 29, Preston travelled to Bonneville where they played well, but came up short of a win at 52-42. The Indians started off slow and struggled to...

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Marathon man speaks to Oakwood students

November 28, 2012
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Former Preston resident Brady Murray, who has recently been raising awareness for children with Down Syndrome, was in Preston recently to visit with the students at Pioneer Elementary School. Murray started racing in triathlons to bring awareness to a foundation he started, Racing for Orphans with Down Syndrome...

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Opener: Preston posts win over Burley, 60-57

November 27, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Preston Indians boys’ basketball team started off the season well hosting Burley over the Thanksgiving weekend. The 60-57 victory came courtesy of Taylor Smellie, who dropped in a three pointer with 30 seconds left in a tied ball game to give Preston the lead. Smellie had a...

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PHS girls beat Grace 52-48; now 2-2 on year

November 27, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Indian girls played Grace at home on Saturday, Nov. 24, and won 52-48 despite starting off a bit slow against a talented small school. Grace led at the end of the first quarter 13-6, but Preston came back strong taking a 25-18 lead at the break. “They...

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Preston Jr. High students learn how to save a Life

November 24, 2012
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Story and photos by RODNEY D. BOAM  Hayley Porter, a seventh grader at Preston Junior High School, worked like a trooper to get her Mini Anne to click, but it just didn’t happen. Mini Anne is an inflatable Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation mannequin used to learn life-saving techniques. With all the gusto she had, the 12...

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Thornley makes it to semi-finals in national FFA public speaking contest

November 24, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor West Side’s Brett Thornley made it to the top 16 in the semi-final round of the National Prepared Public Speaking finals at the recent Public Speaking contest at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis. Thornley’s speech was entitled, “A Truly Endangered Species,” which addressed the concern of disappearing...

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Season starts Girls drop two games

November 20, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Lady Indians are off and running with new Head Coach Belinda Taylor. They kicked off their season with the Preston Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 3. Preston’s home opener against Burley was Saturday, Nov. 10, where they lost 59-36. The Indians travelled to Bear Lake on Wednesday, Nov....

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Poinsettia sale underway

November 15, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston High School’s FFA Chapter is holding its annual Poinsettia sale from now until Christmas. Ag instructor Josh Evans spearheaded the project a couple of years ago and said the Christmas “flowers” are available in 7 and 8.5-inch pots. He said ag students in his advanced greenhouse class...

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